STUDY GUIDE FOR EXAM #1
   

Exam Time/Date:  Thursday June 17 by 11:00 PM
 

 

This study guide is FINALIZED

Good luck on the exam!



A note about the exam:  there is no time limit for the exam.  You may take as much time as you want, but I would encourage you to "save" periodically as you take the test.   It also must be COMPLETED by 11:00 PM on the date it's due or it will not be available. 
 

Instructions For Taking Exam #1

LecturePoint Lectures Which Are Part Of This Exam

Section 1.  Key Terms From Lecture
 
 

 
Reconstruction Politics 
(1863/65-1877)
"Last" West 
(1865-1900)
 
  • Presidential Reconstruction (1863-67)
    • Lincoln's Plan 
    • Radicals & Others
      • Radical Republicans
        • Thaddeus Stevens
        • Charles Sumner
      • Andrew Johnson
    • Southern Resistance

      • Black Codes
    • Freedman's Bureau
    • Johnson's Impeachment
  • Radical/Congressional Reconstruction (1868-77)
    • Reconstruction Act
    • Amendments 13, 14, 15
    • 1876 Election
    • Compromise of 1877
  • Railroads
    • Funding
      • Pacific Railway Act
    • Corruption
    • Labor
      • Chinese/Irish
    • Completion (1869)
  • Free Land
    • Homestead Act
  • Indians
    • Federal Policy/Assimilation
      • Dawes Act
    • Reactions
      • Ghost Dance
      • Wounded Knee Massacre (1890)

 
 

Rise of Industry

US at 1900
  • Profiles
    • Andrew Carnegie
      • Vertical Integration
    • John D. Rockefeller
      • Horizontal Integration
    • Thomas Edison
  • Labor
    • General Conditions
    • Women & Children
    • Labor Unions
      • Knights of Labor
      • Terrence Powderly
      • Haymarket Square
      • American Federation of Labor
      • Samuel Gompers
  • Advertising
  • African Americans
    • Economics
      • Sharecropping
      • Crop-Lien
    • Politics = Segregation
      • Plessy vs. Ferguson
      • Jim Crow
  • "New" Immigrants & Immigration
  • Domestic Politics
    • Background
      • Grange
      • "Panic" of 1893
    • 1896 Election
      • William J. Bryan
      • William McKinley
  • Spanish-American War
    • Why?
      • Yellow Press
      • "The Maine"
    • War
    • Results


 

Section 2:  Textbook

 

 

Section 3:   ESSAY

Possible essay questions for the first mid-term exam:  You may chose any two below to answer.
   

****Good luck on the exam!